Roger Federer was a strictly nocturnal beast throughout the first week of the Australian Open but proved just as effective with the sun on his back as he sauntered into the quarterfinals for the 14th time on Monday.
After an exciting 2014 which saw her reach the semi-finals of three Grand Slam events, Bouchard has suffered a downturn in form in recent times and is now ranked at 112.
Ash Barty had never made it through to the final 16 at the Australian Open and she wasn't able to change that trend as she lost to Naomi Osaka on Saturday. "Thankfully it didn't decide the outcome of that second set". Top-ranked Nadal will get under way Monday night against Victor Estrella Burgos on Rod Laver Arena, where he lost the final in five sets to previous year.
So far, world No 2 Federer has won his opening matches without dropping a set.
There was more drama earlier on the center court and Margaret Court Arena, when second-seeded Wozniacki and 2008 runner-up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had to come back from big deficits.
While a break for 3-1 with a forehand victor was enough for Federer to go on and secure the opening set after a Gasquet double fault, he bided his time in the second before striking at 6-5 up to break again and double his lead.
Djokovic is eager to play after an elbow injury left him out of action for six months.
Tsonga rallied from 5-2 in the fifth to overcome Denis Shapovalov 3-6, 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 (4), 7-5 in a 3-hour, 37-minute match that contained one of his nonchalant between-the-legs shots on an important point.
Six-time champion Novak Djokovic showed iron-man stamina as he battled hothouse conditions to overcome worn out Frenchman Gael Monfils 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3. Thiem's next opponent is American Tennys Sandgren, who continued his career-best run by beating German Maximilian Marterer to reach the fourth round.
After racing to a 4-1 lead in the third, Federer's place in the fourth round appeared all but set, however a couple of uncharacteristic errors let the Frenchman back in. "I was hoping I could play at that level". Garcia will play Madison Keys in the fourth round.
The Czech probably still has last year's 6-2 6-4 6-4 loss in the last 32 at Melbourne Park fresh in his memory. "Credit to him for playing a great tournament, that's what I told him at the net".
Gasquet had some misfortune with Hawkeye in the second set, having what looked like a decent challenge turned down because the system was not working before going down 2-0 when the rebooted technology showed he had gone long on set point.
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Visitors are encouraged to contact those individual businesses for the most current information on their scheduled tour. The National Park System Advisory Board is a bipartisan group meant to advise the government on affairs concerning U.S.
The real estate investment trust reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.29 by $0.01. SRE share have plunged by -0.31% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and retreated -7.94% in the last month.
Megyn Kelly's war of words with Jane Fonda went nuclear Monday morning, just the latest development in their ongoing feud. Shortly after, however, producers quickly tweeted out the segment before Kelly even came on air, according to Fox News .
Then again, Hollywood celebrities-and we use that term loosely for Kim-are known for picking unusual children's names. But Chicago's rapper dad, Kanye, has major ties to the Windy City. "I loooooover her name", wrote the proud auntie.
Two other scientific groups that use satellite, not ground, measurements split on 2017 being second or third hottest. Yet scientists at both federal agencies reached the same grave conclusion: The Earth is heating up.
He said Trump asked to go under a cognitive assessment and he has "no concerns about his cognitive ability". He probably only sleeps four or five hours a night . "Right, he does not see race", Eric Trump said.
The Ikarus bus was carrying 55 passengers and two drivers, the spokesman said , giving no details on their citizenship. Rescue personnel saved five people from the burning vehicle and provided medical assistance, authorities said.
Apparently, the gang had the cocaine stored in Terrassa, Barcelona and transported it to Madrid laboratories every 15-20 days. The investigation continues in Portugal and Spain with the cooperation of the authorities in other countries.
Of those hurt, five people were seriously injured, the Prague Emergency Medical Service said. "Three people were resuscitated". It is believed they were mostly treated for smoke inhalation at the scene and not taken to hospital.
While talks will be Afghan-led, Kabul did request that the Security Council weigh in to bring Pakistan on board. But both the government and the Taliban have tried to distance themselves from the Turkey meeting.
Apple to release $349 HomePod smart speaker on February 9th
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White House Slams Graham
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Erekat says Pence is a gift to extremists
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Erdogan says Turkey has launched new ground operation in Syria
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Ed Sheeran is ENGAGED to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn
It so happened that on July 4, when they were exchanging texts, Cherry wrote that she was at a July 4 party in Rhodes Island. They stayed together, traveled together and did a lot of movie and dinner dates for that much needed bonding time.
Amazon move to Nashville could benefit Wilson County
The announcement comes almost three months after Miami submitted its proposal to bring the company's hub to South Florida. Amazon has said the second headquarters would be a "full equal" to its Seattle campus.
Upsets continue as heat rises: Muguruza, Konta out
Ninth-seeded Johanna Konta was more exposed to the heat on an outside court, and lost to US lucky loser Bernarda Pera 6-4, 7-5. The 20-year-old Alexander Zverev won five tournaments last year and has been tipped as a future Grand Slam champion.
Mary Lou McDonald nominated as next leader of Sinn Féin
Cathaoirleach of Ennis Sinn Féin Tommy Guilfoyle is confident Mary Lou is the woman to drive the party forward. Gerry Adams has been leader of Sinn Féin since 1983, and announced his intention to stand down previous year .
Drone rescues teenagers from drowning in 'world first'
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Lebanon bans The Post
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